Bishop Brown's Celebrating Fruitfulness and Faithfulness Tour Kicks Off in November
Throughout the coming year Bishop Warner H. Brown, Jr. will be journeying across the California-Nevada Annual Conference to celebrate the fruitfulness and faithfulness of congregations-clergy and laity-doing dynamic ministry. The first two events will take place on Saturday, November 15, and Sunday, November 16. The first event will take place cn Saturday, November 15 at 10 a.m. at Foothills UMC, 3301 Green Valley Road, Rescue, CA, and the second event will take place on Sunday, November 16, at 2:30 p.m. at South Reno UMC, 200 De Spain Lane, Reno, NV. He will also be preaching on Sunday, November 16 at 11 a.m. at Spark’s UMC, 1231 Pyramid Way, Sparks, NV.
Bishop Brown will listen, interact and celebrate new ministries, ongoing ministries that are transforming their communities, and other vital ministries. The events will also lift up Imagine No Malaria and Connectional giving through the tithe.
The events will be 2 ½ hours in length. Each event will be designed with the same format and content across the annual conference. In each region, one event will take place on Saturday morning, and another event will take place on Sunday afternoon, or evening. People are encouraged to attend the event most convenient to them.
Other regional events will take place on the following dates:
* February 21-22, 2015 in the Sacramento and Oakland areas;
* March 28-29, 2015 in the San Jose and Peninsula areas; and
* October 17-18, 2015 in the Fresno/Visalia and Modesto areas.